Week Of May 7, 2012
Getting to Know and Understand Your Baby
Michael Gurian, family therapist and co-founder of The Gurian Institute, and author of Nurture the Nature: Understanding and Supporting Your Child's Unique Core Personality.
Avoid the Perfect-Parent Trap
Dr. Ann Dunnewold, psychologist, mother of two and the author of Even June Cleaver Would Forget the Juice Box: Cut Yourself Some Slack (and Raise Great Kids) in the Age of Extreme Parenting.
Helping Your Toddler (or Preschooler) Adjust to the New Baby
Dr. Tim Jordan, Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrician and author of Food Fights and Bedtime Battles: A Working Parent’s Guide to Negotiating Daily Power Struggles.
Simple Play Skills for Preschoolers
Dr. Michele Borba, educational consultant, former classroom teacher and the author of Nobody Likes Me, Everybody Hates Me : The Top 25 Friendship Problems and How to Solve Them.
Week Of May 14, 2012
Baby’s First Sounds & Words!
Dr. Tanya Remer Altmann, pediatrician, mom, clinical instructor at UCLA, and the Editor-in-Chief of The Wonder Years; Helping Your Baby and Young Child Successfully Negotiate The Major Developmental Milestones.
Dads Bonding with Daughters in the Infant Years and Beyond
Joe Kelly, president and co-founder of Dads and Daughters, national nonprofit for fathers and daughters.Joe is the author of The Dads and Daughters Togetherness Guide: 54 Fun Activities to Help Build a Great Relationship.
Encouraging Your Toddlers and Preschoolers Emotional Development
Dr. Marti Erickson, Senior Fellow at the Children, Youth and Family Consortium at the University of Minnesota. Dr. Erickson is the author of Infants, Toddlers, and Families: A Framework for Support and Intervention.
Calming Your Preschooler’s Bedtime Fears
Ann Douglas, parent educator, mother of 4 and the author of Mealtime Solutions for Your Baby, Toddler and Preschoolerand Sleep Solutions for Your Baby, Toddler and Preschooler.
Week Of May 21, 2012
New School, New Friends-Making Your Child’s Transition Easier
Lori Collins Burgan, mother of three and a social worker for 20 years and author of Moving with Kids: 25 Ways to Ease Your Family's Transition to a New Home.
How Working Moms Manage Day-to-Day
Carol Evans, CEO and president of Working Mother magazine and the author of This Is How We Do It- A Practical Guide for the Working Mother.
Good Food for a Busy (Pregnant) Woman
Dr. Hope Ricciotti, OB GYN physician and Associate Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Ricciotti is the author of I’m Pregnant! Now What Do I Eat?
Hands and Fingers-Fine Motor Skills in the First Three Years of Life
Dr. Jennifer Shu, pediatrician and Medical Editor-in-Chief of Baby and Child Health from the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Week Of May 28, 2012
Getting Creative About Healthy Food for Kids
Missy Chase Lapine, former publisher of Eating Well magazine and the author of The Sneaky Chef: Simple Strategies for Hiding Healthy Foods in Kids’ Favorite Meals.
Toddlers & Preschoolers Making Friends
Dr. Kenneth Condrell, clinical psychologist, school consultant, speaker and writer. Dr. Condrell is the author of The Unhappy Child: What Every parent Needs to Know..
Make A Parenting-Plan
Maurice Arthur, father of two and the author of A Black Man Thinking: Volume One-Raising Children.
How Storybooks Help Babies & Toddlers
Cheryl Coon, author of Books to Grow With: A Guide to Using the Best Children's Fiction for Everyday Issues and Tough Challenges.